NASA satellite will measure dirt from space
NASA's Soil Moisture Active Passive satellite mission will collect data to help forecast crop productivity, floods, droughts and wildfires.
Athletes' sleep cycles could decide Super Bowl
A new study suggests that an athlete's sleep cycle has a big effect on performance. What are the implications for the Super Bowl?
'Dragon' dinosaur discovery could explain myths
A long-necked dinosaur from the Jurassic Period was discovered in China. Researchers think it could answer mythology questions.
Poll suggests birth order affects personality
According to a poll out of the U.K., eldest siblings feel more responsible and successful than their younger siblings.
Obama to outline new personalized medicine plan
President Obama is expected to speak with drugmakers Friday about his Precision Medicine Initiative first introduced last week.
Sugary drinks may cause early puberty in girls
Harvard researchers found that girls who consumed more than 1.5 sugary drinks a day had their first period earlier than those who drank less.
Whitney Houston's daughter found unresponsive
ATLANTA (AP) -- The daughter of late singer and entertainer Whitney Houston was found unresponsive in a bathtub and taken to an Atlanta-area…
Suge Knight shares narrative of deadly run-in
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- As Marion "Suge" Knight sat jailed on suspicion of murder, dueling narratives cast him as attacker and victim in the…
'Suge' Knight arrested in fatal hit-and-run
Marion "Suge" Knight, the impresario of gangster rap, has long been a perpetrator and victim of the violent life he promoted in song.
Katy Perry: Halftime show will make fans 'roar'
Katy Perry says her Super Bowl halftime performance will make you "Roar" -- with animals.
24 Super Bowl party food, drink ideas
Whether you'll be sitting on the couch, glued to the TV for hours or hosting a party full of family and friends, food is important for…
Best portrayal of Washington? Hint: Netflix
A former aide to both Presidents Bush talks about which TV shows and movies got Washington politics right.
PHOTOS: Super Bowl XLIX
The best photos from Super Bowl XLIX as the New England Patriots play the Seattle Seahawks in Glendale, Arizona.
Aww! Team Ruff vs Team Fluff in Puppy Bowl XI
Aww! Puppies looking to be adopted from the Arizona Humane Society participated in a replica of Animal Planet's "Puppy Bowl XI"…
PHOTO GALLERY: Miss Universe 2015
A photo gallery of Miss Universe 2015 contestants. (Photos by Getty Images)
NOT JUST BEER: 12 things affected by 'blue laws'
So-called blue laws have affected much more than Sunday alcohol sales in the United States, in the name of religious standards.
2015 Puppy Bowl: Meet the starting line-up
It's Team Ruff against Team Fluff in the annual Puppy Bowl. Watch Puppy Bowl XI on Animal Planet Feb 1, 2015 starting at 3 p.m.
PICS: 10 best-selling NFL jerseys
Dick's Sporting Goods unveiled its list of top 10 bestselling NFL jerseys during the 2014 regular season.